Archive for December, 2011

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Space Capsule Favorites of 2011: Part 1

December 30, 2011

 

Tonight on the Space Capsule, we present Part 1 of our “Favorites of 2011” series.

We mix together, in no particular order, some of our favorite songs, artists and albums featured on the Space Capsule this year.

It was a super year for music with some cool, nostalgic trends and styles, which we will discuss on next week’s Part 2 of the series, as well as, feature more favorites before embarking on the journey through 2012!

Join us for a look back on 2011, tonight at 11pm CST on 91.3 FM and kvlu.org!

Remember, we will air a repeat broadcast of the show on New Year’s Day at 8pm CST!

Here’s a list of the artists/albums we will feature in the mix on tonight’s program:

Artist:
Album:

John Maus
We Must Become The Pitiless Censors Of Ourselves

Gauntlet Hair
Gauntlet Hair

Dawn Golden & Rosy Cross
Blow EP

Balam Acab
Wander Wonder

Six Organs Of Admittance
Asleep On The Floodplain

Washed Out
Within And Without

Bjork
Biophilia

Tycho
Dive

Laurel Halo
Hour Logic EP

Ford & Lopatin
Channel Pressure

Com Truise
Galactic Melt

Kavinsky & Lovefoxxx
Drive (OST)

Stephen Farris
Phosphorescence

 

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Christmas Capsule

December 21, 2011

Join us for a Space Age Christmas Capsule this Friday!

This week’s show will be a unique mix of  discombobulated voices from Christmas past and Christmas future … converging on Christmas present!!

The show starts at 11pm CST this Friday, with a repeat broadcast on Christmas Day at 8pm CST on 91.3 FM and kvlu.org!

 

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Ice Capsule

December 16, 2011

 

The mysterious and desolate landscapes of the Arctic and Antarctic regions will be explored on tonight’s Space Capsule.

We will present a mix of chilling sounds from Norwegian musician Geir Jenssen, who goes by the name Biosphere, plus icy sounds from Sleep 8 Over, Tim Hecker and other fine artists.

The polar expedition begins tonight at 11pm CST on 91.3 FM and streaming live at kvlu.org.

The repeat broadcast will be on Sunday at 8pm CST.

 

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Escape Capsule

December 8, 2011

 

Tomorrow night on the Space Capsule, escape the stresses of the season and curl up in your favorite chair and wrap up in some warm electronic sounds. The show will feature some dance tunes, plus some electronic timbres more geared for reflection and relaxation.

Matt’s “Electronic Mistress Mix” will feature some innovative artists who released albums this year…including Aeroc, Legowelt, Isolee and others. I mixed a set that will include tracks released this week… one from the new album by Boris and a preview track from the forthcoming album by School Of Seven Bells.

Join us on the Space CapsuleFriday night at 11pm CST or Sunday at 8pm CST on 91.3 FM and kvlu.org!

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Voice Capsule

December 2, 2011

The human voice is our feature on tonight’s Space Capsule!

Our guest  artist interview will be Doug Koyama, a vocal loop improv musician from British Columbia, Canada. We will be featuring a special set of some of his vocal improv creations, plus a recent song from his new collaboration with Mike “Freesoul” Amos.

For more information about Doug and his music visit:

http://www.koyama.bc.ca/index.html

or to listen and download some of his songs go to:

http://soundcloud.com/singforyourlife

We will also be featuring vocal acrobatics from the Voice of the Xtabay… Yma Sumac Inuit throat singer  Tanya Tagaq and vocal genius Mike Patton!

The show starts tonight at 11pm CST on 91.3 FM KVLU and streams live at kvlu.org.

We will present a repeat broadcast on Sunday at 8pm CST.

Yma Sumac

Tanya Tagaq

Mike Patton